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With no fewer than 66 castles to explore this summer, choosing your favourite might be a challenge! How many of these have you been to before?
With no fewer than 66 castles to explore this summer choosing your

Top 10 Castles | English Heritage

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Cathy 'Mosher' Foster
Nicolas Andrieux
Faye Edwards
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English Heritage
yesterday at 07:09. Facebook
Doesn't Framlingham Castle look incredible from above? Use the 360 controls and explore its amazing picturesque landscape! [ Eht.social Link ]
Doesn't Framlingham Castle look incredible from above Use the 360 controls and

Explore Framlingham Castle

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Andrew John
Sonia Jayne Luff
Malcolm Law
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English Heritage
yesterday at 06:36. Facebook
When the weather is fine, the great outdoors beckons and our historic gardens are at their beautiful best this summer.
Tag a friend you'd like to take along!
When the weather is fine the great outdoors beckons and our historic

Summer Garden Highlights

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Maria Elena Tonin
Nel Van Daalen
Berta Nelms-Brech
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English Heritage
07/23/2017 at 17:32. Facebook
In 1796 over 2,000 black and mixed-race prisoners were imprisoned at Portchester Castle. Their arrival must have aroused extraordinary interest in Portsmouth and the surrounding area. This got us thinking: how much do we know about other black people living in Britain at this time? [ Eht.social Link ]
In 1796 over 2 000 black and mixed race prisoners were imprisoned

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Tess Mächling
Amanda Miller
Benjamin Oliver Dickens
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English Heritage
07/23/2017 at 06:00. Facebook
Take one Olympic athlete, add a horse and a whole heap of heavy metal. Victoria Pendleton spent the day as a jousting knight and took us along for the ride!
Take one Olympic athlete add a horse and a whole heap of

Victoria Pendleton learns to joust (part 5)

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Lisa Drinkwater
Darren Guest
Dawn Hesling
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English Heritage
07/22/2017 at 11:53. Facebook
If you’re lucky enough to have seen Dunkirk already, make sure you pop over to Dover Castle this summer to see the actual costumes worn by Kenneth Branagh, Harry Styles and Fionn Whitehead! [ Eht.social Link ]
If you’re lucky enough to have seen Dunkirk already make sure you

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B Lyza Davies
Liz Tiller
Rod-Ronwyn Love
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English Heritage
07/22/2017 at 06:00. Facebook
A knight is nothing without their armour. Victoria Pendleton gets kitted up before going medieval!
A knight is nothing without their armour Victoria Pendleton gets kitted up

Victoria Pendleton learns to joust (part 4)

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Margaret Williams
Robert Anthony Durrant
Nel Van Daalen
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English Heritage
07/21/2017 at 06:30. Facebook
Today, the most anticipated film of the summer is released – Dunkirk. Visit Dover Castle and explore the very tunnels where this famous WWII operation – codenamed 'Dynamo' – was masterminded.
Today the most anticipated film of the summer is released – Dunkirk
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Paul Wishart
Deborah Jackman
iZogAdventure
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English Heritage
07/21/2017 at 06:00. Facebook
Every knight needs a noble steed. Victoria Pendleton meets her mighty mount as she prepares to take on a sporting challenge like no other.
Every knight needs a noble steed Victoria Pendleton meets her mighty mount

Victoria Pendleton learns to joust (part 3)

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07/20/2017 at 15:18. Facebook
The East Midlands has had a relatively peaceful past but there's plenty to explore in this part of England. From castles and stately homes to a former royal residence, here's what not to miss in Northamptonshire and Leicestershire.
The East Midlands has had a relatively peaceful past but there's plenty

Travel Guide: A weekend in the East Midlands

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David Nicoll
David Neal
Charlie Pollard
English Heritage
English Heritage
07/20/2017 at 06:00. Facebook
This week, we're putting Victoria Pendleton through her paces in a jousting bootcamp! How will she compare to the knights competing at our tournaments this summer?
This week we're putting Victoria Pendleton through her paces in a jousting

Victoria Pendleton learns to joust (part 2)

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Peter Graham
English Heritage
English Heritage
07/19/2017 at 19:16. Facebook
Love shoes? We bet you haven't got any quite this old! See this fascinating object and many more at Housesteads Roman Fort (Hadrian's Wall) this summer. [ Eht.social Link ]
Love shoes We bet you haven't got any quite this old See
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Beth Welbanks
Susan Kennific
Gwynneth Wakeham
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English Heritage
07/19/2017 at 17:10. Facebook
In need of some summer inspiration? From Roman ruins to coastal castles, we've got plenty of ideas for fantastic days out - come rain or shine! [ Eht.social Link ]
In need of some summer inspiration From Roman ruins to coastal castles

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Melanie Heslop Bankston
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07/19/2017 at 14:06. Facebook
Remembered as Bloody Mary, Mary Tudor was proclaimed Queen of England at Framlingham Castle on this day in 1553.
Remembered as Bloody Mary Mary Tudor was proclaimed Queen of England at

England's first official Queen

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Samentha Vermeulen
Donna Haggerty
Chip Stokes
English Heritage
English Heritage
07/19/2017 at 06:50. Facebook
From double Olympic gold medallist to jousting superstar? All this week, follow Victoria Pendleton as she tries her hand at one of the world's oldest equestrian sports!
From double Olympic gold medallist to jousting superstar All this week follow

Victoria Pendleton learns to joust (part 1)

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Mark Griffin
Phil Yellen
Britain's Best Breaks
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English Heritage
07/18/2017 at 11:56. Facebook
We have discovered the identities of 2000 African-Caribbean soldiers who were imprisoned at Portchester Castle during the French Revolutionary war, during research for a new exhibition!
We have discovered the identities of 2000 African Caribbean soldiers who were

Portchester Castle's prisoners of war

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Gemma Davis
David Hall Bowman
Mark Griffin
English Heritage
English Heritage
07/18/2017 at 06:26. Facebook
With a history stretching back over 16 centuries, beautiful Pevensey Castle is the perfect place for summer adventures! [ Eht.social Link ]
With a history stretching back over 16 centuries beautiful Pevensey Castle is

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Johnny Haych
Jon Arnold
Jane Thomas
A £4.08 million grant has been awarded to English Heritage to restore and open Marble Hill House to the public for free! Learn more ➡ [ Eht.social Link ].
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Angus MacIver
Dennis Robson
Jill Read
Stand on the site of Salisbury's original cathedral and imagine what life was like in the once thriving town of Old Sarum, an ancient centre of power. Don't miss the breathtaking views over Wiltshire from the top of the ramparts! [ Eht.social Link ]
Stand on the site of Salisbury's original cathedral and imagine what life

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Sue Dougherty
Brian Gosling
Gail Williamson
We've got luxury cars and aircraft engines to thank for saving one of Britain's best castles.
We've got luxury cars and aircraft engines to thank for saving one

Meet the man who saved Kenilworth Castle!

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Misty Scherer Seith
Gary J Stull
Lynda Moore